Tag Archives: Ecclesiastical Dress

Back view of an Evenki Shaman in the Vicinity of the Argun.

Traditional Evenki Shaman costume. Russian Tungusian national dress.

Back Figure of an Tungusian, Evenki Shaman in the Vicinity of the Argun.

Back view of an Evenki Shaman in the Vicinity of the Argun.

Front of the shaman costume

Formerly known as Tungus or Tunguz, Mongolian. Tungusic people of Northern Asia. Ergune or Argun is about 1620 km long right, southern source of the river Amur (Heilong Jiang) in Northeast China. The Evenks are recognized as one of the Indigenous peoples of the Russian North. The traditional religion of the Evenki is strongly influenced by shamanism. The Evenki shamanism was in research even as a classic, typical form. The term “Shaman / chaman / saman” comes from the Evenki.

Un Devin Toungouse, auprès de l’Argoun, par derrière.

POLYGAMY is permitted among the Evenki (Tongusians). Some of them have five wives, but the greater number have only one. These wives are purchased with animals and furs. The bride presents her husband with a suit of clothes, which is the first proof she gives him of her skill, as it is always of her own workmanship. Continue reading

Parsis in India. The Parsee.

Zoroaster. Zoroastrianism in India. Traditional Parsee clothing

Zoroaster

Traditional Parsis in India.

History of the Parsee. Zoroastrianism in India.

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A Female Shaman, or Sorceress of Krasnojarsk.

A Female Shaman costume. Sorceress Magician dress of Krasnojarsk.

A Female Shaman, or Sorceress of Krasnojarsk.

A Female Shaman, or Sorceress (Magician) of Krasnojarsk.

Back of the costume

Une Shamane, ou Devineresse de Krasnojarsk.

THE numerous Pagan nations inhabiting the Russian Empire are divided into three religious distinctions, viz. the followers of Shamanism, the disciples of Lama, and the sect of the Brahmins. Continue reading

Renaissance clerics and knights costume 16th century.

Renaissance, clerics, knights, costume, 16th century, Chivalry

Renaissance clerics and knights costume 16th century

Renaissance clerics and knights costume 16th century.

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Renaissance costume Bishop of Utrecht 16th century.

Renaissance costume Bishop of Utrecht 16th century. Choirboys costumes

George van Egmond, Bishop of Utrecht.

Renaissance costume Bishop of Utrecht 16th century.

188-189. Choirboys.
90. Antonie Taets van Amerongen, Canon of Utrecht.
191. Joost Praet van Moerkerken, Canon of the Utrecht Cathedral.
192. George van Egmond, Bishop of Utrecht.
193-204. Baldachin carriers.

Galerie: Costume cavalcade, has held by members of the Leidsch Studenten Corps, at 24th of June 1890, commemmorating the 300th anniversary of Leyden University, re-living the State-entry of Emperor Charles V (1500-1558), into Nijmegen municipality, the Netherlands, 9th February 1546.
Associated with: The Rise of Monachism. Monastic costumes history.

A Tibetan Lama with Prayer Wheel.

Tibetan Lama costume. Tibet national costumes.Prayer Wheel.

A Tibetan Lama with Prayer Wheel.

A Tibetan Lama with Prayer Wheel c.1910.

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Russian priest and monk costumes. Russian Orthodox Clergy.

Russian priest and monk costumes. Clergy costumes russion orthodox.

Russian priest and monk.

Russian priest and monk costumes. Russian Orthodox Clergy.

From the Book: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel (1843) by Auguste Wahlen. (Mœurs, usages et costumes de tous les peuples du monde, d’après des documents and authentiques et les voyages des plus récents; (1843) Author: Auguste Wahlen, 1785-1850. Engrapher: François Pannemaker 1822-1900)

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Costume Iman of Turkey, Ottoman Empire 1843.

Iman costume of Turkey. Ottoman Empire clothing. Ecclesiastical dress. Kaftan Turban.

Iman of Turkey, Ottoman Empire.

Costume Iman of Turkey, Ottoman Empire 1843.

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The late Father St. John of Kronstadt in his garden.

St. John of Kronstadt. Ecclesiastical Dress. Traditional Russian costumes. Russia folk dress.

The late Father John of Kronstadt in his garden.

The late Father St. John of Kronstadt in his garden.

Ivan Ilyich Sergiev 1829-1909, also known as the Holy righteous John of Kronstadt, was an archpriest of the Russian Orthodox Church, who was canonized in 1964.
Since 1856, he kept a diary (“My Life in Christ”), which was posthumously translated into many different languages ​​and is considered as a guideline for many Orthodox.

Gallery: Provincial Russia. Painted by F. De Haenen. Described by G. Dobson, H.M. Grove, and H. Stewart. Published by Adam and Charles Black, London 1913.

The Coronation Banquet of Louis XV at Reims 1722.

18th century clothing, French Court, Louis XV Coronation Banquet. Reims. Rococo fashion.

The Coronation Banquet of Louis XV at Reims.

The Coronation Banquet of Louis XV at Reims.

The Coronation Banquet of Louis XV in the Grand Dinning Room of the Archiepiscopal Palace 25th October 1722. Ancien Régime, French Court.

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Ecclesiastical robes. 16th and 17th Century.

16th and 17th Century. Ecclesiastical robes. Swiss Guard. Pope in the robes. Deacon with the dalmatic and Alba. Altar boy in surplice.

Ecclesiastical robes. XVI. and XVII. Century.

Ecclesiastical robes. 16th and 17th Century.

Top row left to right: Chamberlain. Cardinal. Prelate. Right: Deacon with the dalmatic and Alba. Altar boy in surplice. Subdeacon in the Alba and colored stole. Continue reading